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Drug information on Cedrox (500mg) (Cefadroxil) from East West Pharma

Cedrox (500mg)

  Tablet  
East West Pharma
Generic : Cefadroxil
 115.00
500mg
10 Tablets
Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Cedrox (500mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Cedrox (500mg)

   Most Common : Diarrhea, blood in stools, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and rash.

   Allergic reactions : Itching, hives, difficulty in breathing or swallowing and wheezing.

   Miscellaneous : Unusual bleeding or bruising, sore throat and vaginal infections.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

The recommended adult dose is 1 or 2 grams daily as a single dose or in two divided doses. The recommended dose for children is 30 mg/kg/day as a single dose or two divided doses.

How to use Cedrox (500mg)?

It comes as a tablet, capsule and liquid to take by mouth with food.

When is Cedrox (500mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Cedrox (500mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney or liver disease, colitis, or stomach problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breast-feeding.

• Patient may experience diarrhea, blood in stools or stomach pain; if it so consult with your doctor.

• Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise it may cause secondary infection.

Other Precautions for Cedrox (500mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Cedrox (500mg)

Store it at room temperature.


Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.



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